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post #1 of 4 Old 01-21-2010, 01:04 PM Thread Starter
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Clove oil

I've seen clove oil mentioned a few times as a humane way to put a fish to sleep. How is this done? I'd not heard of it until I joined this forum.

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post #2 of 4 Old 01-21-2010, 01:46 PM
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Get a cup of tank water. Put in about 10 drops of clove oil. Shake it up. Add the fish, cover the cup. Vodka can also be used as a quick way to wrap it up. Instead get a cup of water, add about 5 drops, shake it up, add the fish, wait for him to fall asleep, add vodka.

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post #3 of 4 Old 01-21-2010, 02:56 PM
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This sticky gives a bit more detail:

How to Humanely Euthanize a Fish

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post #4 of 4 Old 01-21-2010, 03:13 PM Thread Starter
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